The Raven Steals the Light

The Raven Steals the Light

Book - 1996
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An elegant reissue of a timeless collection of Haida myths, with a new preface by Claude Levi-Strauss .

Ten masterful, complex drawings by Bill Reid are accompanied by ten episodes from Haida mythology told by Bill Reid and Robert Bringhurst . The result brings Haida art and mythology alive as never before in an English-speaking world. The collection includes, says Reid , "a good selection of bestiality, adultery, violence, thievery and assault, for those who like that sort of thing."

Publisher: Vancouver : Douglas & McIntyre, 1996.
Edition: 2nd pbk ed.
ISBN: 9781550544817
Characteristics: 109 p. :,ill. ;,22 cm.
Additional Contributors: Bringhurst, Robert 1946-


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